Marangu route 5 days

Arrival in Tanzania
Marangu  route or  Cocacola route , On arrival meet our team at Kilimanjaro or Arusha Airport. Transfer to the Lodge or Hotel for resting and Treks pre-briefing before overnight stay.

Day 1: Safari to Marangu gate, Trek to Mandara Hut.
The begins of our 5-days Marangu Route climb trip. After breakfast and briefing, drive to the Marangu village and proceed to Kilimanjaro National Park Gate (45 minutes), register from Park Authority commence the climb. Walk through the rain forest to the hut this is where you will have overnight.

Day 2: Trek to Horombo Hut.
In the morning around 8:30 am after breakfast trek to Horombo. After about 1 hour, you will leave the glades of the rain forest and follow an ascending path on the open moorlands to the Horombo hut. Overnight will be served here

Day 3: Trek to Kibo Hut
In the morning after breakfast the trek will take us to the last water point walking into the saddle of Kilimanjaro between the peaks of Kibo and Mawenzi. Vegetation begins with upper heartland but then disappears into desert like structure. At Kibo you will have your dinner and followed by a nap and then at the middle of the night around 23:30 hour prepares yourself for summit approach.

Day 4: Kibo Hut to Summit and Horombo
Very early in the morning you will be awaken by your guide for a cup of coffee. After a warm up start to the Peak of Mount Kilimanjaro, The trek will take you to Gilman’s point and Continue to Uhuru Peak (5895 m) in 2 hours. You will need a flash light, camera, sun glass as well as warm clothes as it gets too cold. While at the summit you will take your pictures and thereafter start descending down to Kibo hut for breakfast and a rest before proceeding to Horombo for dinner and overnight.

Day 5: Descend to Mandara Hut
After breakfast a steady descent takes us down through moorland to Mandara Hut, the first stopping place of the Marangu route. Continue descending through lovely lush forest on a good path to the Park gate at Marangu. A vehicle will meet you at Marangu village to drive you back to your hotel in Arusha. This will mark the end of 5-Days Marangu  route